Cisco, NEC deploy 5G-ready IP network for Vivo

11 Mar 2022

Cisco and NEC are deploying a ‘simplified and automated, 5G-ready IP network’ for Telefonica Brasil (Vivo), as the telco seeks to operate converged mobile and fixed networks as part of its ‘Fusion Network Project’. The press release notes: ‘Telefonica designed the Fusion Network Project as a platform for incorporating services into a single network infrastructure, offering advanced communications services, and transforming the customer experience.’ Cisco will provide Vivo with the network equipment, while NEC will serve as the network integrator.

Brazil, Cisco Systems, NEC, Telefonica Brasil (Vivo)